Thus the Roman historian Svetonio Emperor speaks Caligola: “During the day he secretly consulted with Jupiter, Now speaking softly and holding his ear, now shouting and not without adding offenses”.
In practice, the mayor of Rome was considered a god and the gods interloquiva as equals, a typical attitude crowds.
According to most of the historical fact, Caligola (12-41 d.C.) era schizophrenic.
All the quirks and eccentricities attributed to this emperor, It is no more than a few of the most obvious manifestations of serious mental illness which he suffered, that caused him hallucinations, paranoia, disorders personality and constant mood swings.
Probably too many atrocities committed against those who happened, otherwise inexplicable, They were due to insanity (Photo gives: latinorum.tk).